16 Wedding Gift Ideas for Same-Sex Couples
These thoughtful, handmade and custom-designed gifts are guaranteed to make the newlyweds smile.
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Give the new couple a fun set of matching pillowcases to celebrate their union. Send to their honeymoon hotel ahead of time for a surprise when they walk into the room! We love this set from online maker Wystar Wedding Shop.
Buy It: Etsy, $32.00, Set of 2
And these wifey pillowcases from Etsy shop Creative Pillow LV are so cute, too. They make great bridal shower gifts or engagement party presents.
Buy It: Etsy, $38.30, Set of 2
Personalized Cutting Board
Kitchen accessories are a classic and appreciated gift. Outfit the newlyweds' kitchen with this practical cutting board with a special reminder of their big day.
Buy It: Etsy, $33.00
Now more than ever, couples are opting to write their own vows and vow books are a great way to keep and reread those promises year after year. But most book sets are sold as his and hers. That's why we were thrilled to find these same-sex vow books on Amazon.
Buy It: Amazon, $23.95, Set of 2
Luxe Robe Set
Gift the couple something to wear while they're getting ready on the big day. These spa-inspired his-and-his robes are perfect for those getting-ready photographs with friends and family.
Buy It: Amazon, $89.99, Set of 2
Hers and Hers Card
Finding a wedding card for two brides can be difficult in stores. Opt for a hand-drawn and custom-printed design from DIYers and makers online, like this one from Lost Marbles Co.
Buy It: Etsy, $3.13
Two Grooms Card
We love this two grooms card on Amazon. It's perfect for any wedding event, from the engagement announcement to the big day.
Buy It: Amazon, $6.99
These personalized forks are perfect for a reception sweetheart table or the iconic first cake bite photo. And unlike other wedding decor and rentals, they make a great keepsake.
Buy It: Amazon, $19.99, Set of 2
Send the newlyweds off to their honeymoon in style with these personalized luggage tags. You could also use them as a fun, travel-themed gift tag for a larger present.
Buy It: Etsy, $45.00, Set of 2
Mrs. & Mrs. Campfire Mugs
There are Mr. and Mrs. sets for just about anything in big box stores, but it can be hard to find sets for same-sex couples. We stumbled across these sturdy campfire mugs on Etsy and we're obsessed. It's the perfect gift for an outdoorsy couple or a couple who just loves fall firepits.
Buy It: Etsy, $24.99, Set of 2
Groom Mug Set
And we love these matching groom mugs with a calligraphy-inspired font from Etsy maker McCarty Creations. It's the perfect gift for a wedding shower, engagement party or bachelor party.
Buy It: Etsy, $30, Set of 2
Personalized Burlap Pillow
A decorative pillow makes a great addition to a mudroom or entryway bench, welcoming guests to the new couple's home. You can order this farmhouse chic pillow from Etsy shop Urban Pebble Trailz.
Buy It: Etsy, $39.00
Give the couple an ornament to celebrate their first Christmas or other holiday together as a married couple. It's something they'll enjoy unwrapping year after year. We love the punched metal from White Lilie Designs.
Buy It: Etsy, $28.90
These "missing piece" bracelets from online maker Jane R Jewelry are a great shower or bachelor/bachelorette party gift. The beads remind the couple that their better half is always with them.
Buy It: Etsy, $34.50, Set of 2
Beer Glass Set
This set is a perfect bachelor party gift for grooms who love beer. We love these Weizen glasses from online maker Tipsy Home.
Buy It: Etsy, $24.00, Set of 2
Matching Couple Bracelets
These handmade leather bracelets from online maker Risky Beads are a great pre-wedding or shower gift.
Buy It: Etsy, $29.95, Set of 2